- The Official Forum for Forest Hill & Honor Oak, London SE23
Online since 2002  -  10,000+ members

Home | SE23 Topics | Businesses & Services | Wider Topics | Offered/Wanted/Lost/Found | Site Feedback | Advertising | Contact
Alexander Charles & Browne Steve Shaw Computer Services Armstrong & Co Solicitors

Post Reply  Post Topic 
Falcon in Forest Hill
Author Message

Posts: 1,360
Joined: Mar 2005
Post: #1
09-07-2009 08:37 AM

A falcon chased a pigeon into my garden on Sunday and killed it.

I did not know that there were any in our area.

Find all posts by this user Reply

Posts: 38
Joined: Jan 2008
Post: #2
23-07-2009 04:45 PM

Saw a kestrel hovering over the long grass on Blythe Hill a couple of summers ago, and more recently saw a Sparrowhawk in Burgess Park in SE5. I guess that may be what you saw: they like to eat pigeons.

Find all posts by this user Reply
No Longer Registered

Posts: 61
Joined: Oct 2006
Post: #3
04-08-2009 08:57 AM

I spotted a Kestrel hovering above the railway embankment behind Devonshire Road in April and another in Peckham last year along the old Surrey Canal footpath.

Find all posts by this user Reply

Friends of Blythe Hill Fields

Possibly Related Topics ...
Topic: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  Falcon in SE23 SEN 8 1,813 02-02-2019 10:27 PM
Last Post: 152047